The government has pledged to inject a further £2m into its Get It Right anti-piracy campaign, which helps inform the public about online copyright infringement.
The collective management organisations have teamed up with Auddly to improve the way royalties are distributed and song metadata is registered.
Sea Girls are the only band in this year's selection and are joined by solo artists including Mahalia, Grace Carter and Flohio.
Spotify’s former artist-in-residence, D.A. Wallach (pictured), and David King, inventor of YouTube’s Content ID, have joined blockchain rights company JAAK as advisors.
The co-founder, singer and guitarist of seminal punk band, Buzzcocks, has sadly passed away aged 63.
Composer, fiddle player and folk musician Duncan Chisholm was the biggest winner at the MG Alba Scots Trad Music Awards this year, taking home two prizes.
Genesis and David Bowie producer Hugh Padgham is to receive the Music Producers Guild (MPG) Award for Outstanding Contribution to UK music.
The Association of Independent Music (AIM) has announced a new international sync licensing conference, with panellists including composer Jessica Curry and Stuart Braithwaite of Mogwai.
Judith Weir, Cassie Kinoshi (pictured) and Dominic Murcott are among the talent to be honoured at the 2018 British Composer Awards.
Scottish composer Robert Reid Allan has been appointed this year’s apprentice composer in residence with Birmingham Contemporary Music Group.